Clipped From Fond Du Lac Commonwealth Reporter
Around the areammmm Murder-suicide Murder-suicide Murder-suicide under investigation TRENTON, Wis. (AP) A construction worker who apparently shot his ex-wife ex-wife ex-wife to death before committing suicide was despondent, despondent, a friend of the man said. Investigators believe Wesley J. Maki. 56, of West Bend, killed his former wife. Susan L. Maki, 52, with a shotgun and. then turned the gun on himself. A relative found the couple s Domes Friday morning in the driveway of the woman's rural home, but authorities said they believe the Incident occurred about 9:30 p.m. Thursday. Lee Westvhal said Maki had told her he "wanted to put an end to everything," was having problems with his girlfriend and missed his ex-wife. ex-wife. ex-wife. The couple, married in 1960 and with two children, divorced In 1987. The relative who found the bodies lived with Susan Maki. The home is in the eastern part of the rural township, which is between between West Bend and Newburg, authorities said.